Medical Marijuana Doctors In Florida
The following medical conditions qualify you for a medical marijuana card in the state of Florida.
“Debilitating Medical Condition” means cancer, epilepsy, glaucoma, positive status for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS), post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), Crohn’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, multiple sclerosis, or other debilitating medical conditions of the same kind or class as or comparable to those enumerated, and for which a physician believes that the medical use of marijuana would likely outweigh the potential health risks for a patient.
Florida law states you must have a 3 month previous relationship with your medical marijuana doctor before you can qualify for your card. You can make an appointment now for evaluation to determine whether or not you have a qualifying condition to receive a medical cannabis card from the state.
Is Chronic Pain A Qualifying condition for Medical Marijuana Card?
Your physician will diagnose the level of your pain and if it is debilitating you should qualify for a card. We believe it is much safer to use cannabis instead of strong opiate pain killers. If you use medical marijuana maybe you can lower your intake of pain medication.
Medical Marijuana as Treatment For PTSD
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder affects many veterans and other patients who have experienced a trauma in their lives. Medicinal cannabis has been shown to help victims of PTSD. Many clinical studies show trauma can be successfully treated with medical marijuana and therapy together.